BUCKNER, Ky. - After trading leads two times, Ballard (Louisville, Ky.)
snatched the lead for good when it threw a touchdown in the second quarter, paving the way for victory over Oldham County (Buckner, Ky.)
The Bruins were up 21-14 at the half after taking the lead on a passing touchdown in the second quarter.
Ballard expanded its lead to nine points entering the fourth quarter. BHS's lone score in the quarter came on a safety.
With the win the Louisville school extended its winning streak to six games. The Bruins defeated Brandon Standiford 61-6 last week.
made a difference for the Colonels. The senior running back ran for two touchdowns. His performance brought his touchdown total to five on the year.
Coming into the game Ballard had allowed 18.1 points per game this year. BHS held firm on the defensive front, and kept Oldham County well below the 22.5 points it had been averaging per game.
When the two teams played each other last season, the Bruins came away with a 26-7 victory.
The defeat comes as a step back for Oldham County, which notched a 27-12 victory over Daviess County in its previous outing. The loss snapped OC's 2-game winning streak.This story is based on information MaxPreps obtained from Qwixcore reports. Qwixcore, MaxPreps new live-scoring tool, allows fans to serve other fans by reporting live scores of games from their phones. Occasionally, errors may occur and are usually a result of incorrect data input. For more information on Qwixcore, or to find out how you can Qwixcore your game, please click here.